Memorial services for Helen Joy Padilla, 45, of Roswell, will be Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at 2 p.m. at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with Deacon Jesus Herrera officiating. Burial to follow at South Park Cemetery. Joy passed away Friday, Jan. 31, 2014.
Joy was born July 11, 1968, in Roswell, to Nick C. Padilla and Helen Sedillo. Joy attended Roswell High School and worked as certified nurse assistant before she became ill. She loved her family and friends, and enjoyed listening to music.
Joy is survived by her mother, Helen, of the family home; a sister, Edna Bryant and husband, Ed, of Colorado; a brother, Nick W. Padilla and wife, Josephina, of Roswell; nephews and nieces: Nick W. Padilla Jr., Frances, Gabriel Tapia, James Padilla, Vincent Salcido Mario Otero Stephanie Rico and Elena Padilla; great niece, Nicolette Padilla; numerous great nieces, nephews, uncles and cousins.
Joy was preceded in death by her father, Nick C. Padilla, in 1968.
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Services are under the direction of Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.